General Knowledge Quiz 71


Q1.

Which gas is the main constituent of 'Gobar Gas', the biogas generated by de-composition of cow dung ?
(A) Butane
(B) Propane
(C) Methane
(D) Hydrogen

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Q2.

Shankar's International Dolls Museum, founded by renowned cartoonist K. Shankar Pillai, and which has the largest collection of costume dolls in the world, is located in which city ?
(A) Mumbai
(B) New Delhi
(C) Chennai
(D) Kolkata

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Q3.

'Do or Die' (Karo ya Maro) slogan was given by which freedom fighter in 1942 ?
(A) Mahatma Gandhi
(B) Subhash Chand Bose
(C) Bal Gangadhar Tilak
(D) Bhagat Singh

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Q4.

What is the maximum number of votes which an Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) can record ?
(A) 1840 votes
(B) 2840 votes
(C) 3840 votes
(D) 4840 votes

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Q5.

'Sqay' (literally meaning knowledge of war) martial art is native of which Indian state ?
(A) Kerala
(B) Punjab
(C) Maharashtra
(D) Jammu & Kashmir

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Q6.

Which is the oldest football club in India ?
(A) Mohun Bagan
(B) East Bengal
(C) Mohammedan Sporting
(D) Churchill Brothers

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Q7.

Which dictator was also called 'Fuhrer' ?
(A) Idi Amin
(B) Joseph Stalin
(C) Adolf Hitler
(D) Benito Mussolini

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Q8.

Which device is used to detect radioactivity ?
(A) Oscilloscope
(B) Geiger counter
(C) Geordie Lamp
(D) Kipp's apparatus

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Q9.

In 19th century, between which countries were the Opium Wars fought ?
(A) China and Korea
(B) China and Japan
(C) China and Russia
(D) China and Britain

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Q10.

Which Malayalam writer was awarded the first Jnanpith Award in 1965, for his anthology of poems the 'Odakuzhal' (The Flute) ?
(A) S.D.Pottekkatt
(B) G.Sankara Kurup
(C) M.T.Vasudevan Nair
(D) Takazhi S. Pillai

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